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The Morning Call
Feds offering coal towns helpHUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Communities in Pennsylvania and eight other states that hav
Feds offering coal towns help
The Morning Call / Posted a minute ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Communities in Pennsylvania and eight other states that have been hard-hit by coal layoffs are being promised more than 3,000 jobs in several industries through a multimillion-dollar federal grant. Officials for the Appalachian... Read more
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BC Local News
Saanich to take a closer look at detached suitesOn a night of hotly debated topics, one thing Saanich council did agree on was
Saanich to take a closer look at detached suites
BC Local News / Posted 2 minutes ago
On a night of hotly debated topics, one thing Saanich council did agree on was to look into detached suites. Coun. Fred Haynes brought the report to council which asked staff to move on a delayed 2014 request to study the reality of detached... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Woolies' dividend smashedWoolworths plunged $1.2 billion into the red in 2016, reporting its first loss
Woolies' dividend smashed
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Woolworths plunged $1.2 billion into the red in 2016, reporting its first loss as a listed company, after slashing the value of assets by $4 billion and reporting weaker earnings from supermarkets, BIG W and hotels. Excluding net impairment charges... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The most complained about businesses in NSW in JulyLJ Hooker, Harvey Norman and AirAsia have been revealed as the most complained
The most complained about businesses in NSW in July
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
LJ Hooker, Harvey Norman and AirAsia have been revealed as the most complained about NSW businesses in July. In this video, the ACCC explains what your consumer rights are. The rankings were the first to be released in the newly launched Complaints... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Flight Centre profit falls amid airlines' price war, falling demand after Brexit vote, Zika travel warningsFlight Centre Travel Group, the nation's biggest listed travel agency, said on
Flight Centre profit falls amid airlines' price war, falling demand after Brexit vote, Zika travel warnings
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Flight Centre Travel Group, the nation's biggest listed travel agency, said on Thursday its annual profit fell 4.7 per cent as the price war between the big airlines ate at its margins and computer upgrades and underperformance in India and Asia... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Woolworths slumps to $1.234 billion lossWoolworths's slumped to a $1.234 billion full year loss as Australia's biggest
Woolworths slumps to $1.234 billion loss
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Woolworths's slumped to a $1.234 billion full year loss as Australia's biggest supermarket chain continued to lose market share in the competitive grocery sector. The loss - Woolworths' first annual decline since listing - compares to a net profit... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Farming stability is key to growthCANDIDATE QUESTION: With trade and exports being predominantly Agricultural in
Farming stability is key to growth
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 minutes ago
CANDIDATE QUESTION: With trade and exports being predominantly Agricultural in the electorate (17.8 per cent in 2011), we can look at ways to strengthen the position of farmers As the July 2 federal election approaches, the Daily Liberal has asked... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Murray Goulburn board milks it with big pay rise despite disastrous yearAfter a disastrous first year as a listed entity, Murray Goulburn directors rec
Murray Goulburn board milks it with big pay rise despite disastrous year
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 minutes ago
After a disastrous first year as a listed entity, Murray Goulburn directors received a 50 per cent pay hike last year. Got milk and staying mum: Murray Goulburn chairman Philip Tracy. Photo: Leanne Pickett After a disastrous first year as a listed... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
City centre jobs boosted thanks to growth in services sector, says think-tankJobs in city centres have increased in recent years, driven by Britain's growin
City centre jobs boosted thanks to growth in services sector, says think-tank
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
Jobs in city centres have increased in recent years, driven by Britain's growing services sector, a new study reveals. Firms are being attracted to cities by infrastructure, availability of workers and being close to other companies, research... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UK car industry 'booming' as 2016 production tops one millionCar production has increased for the 12th month in a row, with over a million v
UK car industry 'booming' as 2016 production tops one million
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
Car production has increased for the 12th month in a row, with over a million vehicles built in the UK so far this year, new figures show. Output rose by 7.6% in July compared to the same month last year, to 126,566, amid double digit growth for... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Law firm Morecrofts expands in South LiverpoolLiverpool It has moved into a 1,093 sq ft space on the popular high street bet
Law firm Morecrofts expands in South Liverpool
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 minutes ago
Liverpool It has moved into a 1,093 sq ft space on the popular high street between Penny Lane and Queens Drive, which was previously occupied by Venmores estate agents. The new office replaces Morecrofts’ previous Allerton Road office and will now... Read more
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The Age
Woolworths slumps to $1.234 billion lossWoolworths's slumped to a $1.234 billion full year loss as Australia's biggest
Woolworths slumps to $1.234 billion loss
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
Woolworths's slumped to a $1.234 billion full year loss as Australia's biggest supermarket chain continued to lose market share in the competitive grocery sector. The loss - Woolworths' first annual decline since listing - compares to a net profit... Read more
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The Age
Woolies' dividend smashedWoolworths plunged $1.2 billion into the red in 2016, reporting its first loss
Woolies' dividend smashed
The Age / Posted 6 minutes ago
Woolworths plunged $1.2 billion into the red in 2016, reporting its first loss as a listed company, after slashing the value of assets by $4 billion and reporting weaker earnings from supermarkets, BIG W and hotels. Excluding net impairment charges... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville energy program racking up success numbers as anniversary approachesKnoxville Extreme Energy Makeover program client Bruce McCloud, left, discusses
Knoxville energy program racking up success numbers as anniversary approaches
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 minutes ago
Knoxville Extreme Energy Makeover program client Bruce McCloud, left, discusses improvements to his home with Jason Estes of CAC Housing and Energy Services on Wednesday in North Knoxville. It's the one-year anniversary of the program to provide... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Sales heat up for Greater Manchester travel firmCustomers taking advantage of the latest technology to book and manage holidays
Sales heat up for Greater Manchester travel firm
Manchester Evening News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Customers taking advantage of the latest technology to book and manage holidays has led to a surge in sales for Travel Counsellors. The Manchester-based company, backed by private equity house Equistone Partners Europe, has reported revenues of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Murray Goulburn board milks it with big pay rise despite disastrous yearAfter a disastrous first year as a listed entity, Murray Goulburn directors rec
Murray Goulburn board milks it with big pay rise despite disastrous year
The Border Mail / Posted 7 minutes ago
After a disastrous first year as a listed entity, Murray Goulburn directors received a 50 per cent pay hike last year. Got milk and staying mum: Murray Goulburn chairman Philip Tracy. Photo: Leanne Pickett After a disastrous first year as a listed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Woolies' dividend smashedWoolworths plunged $1.2 billion into the red in 2016, reporting its first loss
Woolies' dividend smashed
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
Woolworths plunged $1.2 billion into the red in 2016, reporting its first loss as a listed company, after slashing the value of assets by $4 billion and reporting weaker earnings from supermarkets, BIG W and hotels. Excluding net impairment charges... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Woolworths slumps to $1.234 billion lossWoolworths's slumped to a $1.234 billion full year loss as Australia's biggest
Woolworths slumps to $1.234 billion loss
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 minutes ago
Woolworths's slumped to a $1.234 billion full year loss as Australia's biggest supermarket chain continued to lose market share in the competitive grocery sector. The loss - Woolworths' first annual decline since listing - compares to a net profit... Read more
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Business Insider
Top US sneaker reseller Stadium Goods is now tapping into the Chinese marketNike Air Yeezy Red October, Air Foamposite One Paranorman, Lebron Arnold Palmer
Top US sneaker reseller Stadium Goods is now tapping into the Chinese market
Business Insider / Posted 8 minutes ago
Nike Air Yeezy Red October, Air Foamposite One Paranorman, Lebron Arnold Palmer, Air Jordan Doernbecher Dozen. Stadium Goods, which is one of the largest players in the US sneaker resale market, expanded into the growing Chinese market earlier this... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Soaring farm turf outpacing productive valueThey grow the same cash crops, raise the same livestock, use similar production
Soaring farm turf outpacing productive value
Sarnia Observer / Posted 9 minutes ago
They grow the same cash crops, raise the same livestock, use similar production systems. But this year there’s a big difference between Southwestern Ontario farmers and their corn belt counterparts on the other side of the Great Lakes. While... Read more
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Business Wire
Marsh & McLennan Companies Launches Asia Pacific Risk Center Supported by the Singapore Economic Development BoardSINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global pr
Marsh & McLennan Companies Launches Asia Pacific Risk Center Supported by the Singapore Economic Development Board
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in risk, strategy, and people, and the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) today announced the launch... Read more
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Business Wire
Starbucks to Present at Goldman Sachs 23rd Annual Global Retailing ConferenceSEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced
Starbucks to Present at Goldman Sachs 23rd Annual Global Retailing Conference
Business Wire / Posted 9 minutes ago
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced the company will present at the Goldman Sachs 23rd Annual Global Retailing Conference on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, at 3:55 p.m. ET. About Starbucks © 2016 Starbucks... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tauranga rents up $100 in four yearsDan Lusby of Tauranga Rentals says more rentals became available in winter, but
Tauranga rents up $100 in four years
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
Dan Lusby of Tauranga Rentals says more rentals became available in winter, but supply was dropping again. Photo/file Rents in Tauranga have increased almost 11 per cent in the last year - and have gone up more than $100 per week since 2012. Trade... Read more
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FOX Business
Mart's Acquisition History Bodes Poorly for Jet.comImage Source: Wal-Mart. In 2010,Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE: WMT) acquired Vudu
Mart's Acquisition History Bodes Poorly for Jet.com
FOX Business / Posted 10 minutes ago
Image Source: Wal-Mart. In 2010,Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.(NYSE: WMT) acquired Vudu, a "leading provider" of video streaming technology. At the time, Wal-Mart called Vudu a "revolutionary service" that had licensing agreements with every major studio... Read more
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FOX Business
These 3 Stocks Just Raised Their DividendsCall it the last of the summer dividend raise weeks. The last week came at the
These 3 Stocks Just Raised Their Dividends
FOX Business / Posted 10 minutes ago
Call it the last of the summer dividend raise weeks. The last week came at the tail end of the Q2 earnings season, which meant that only a handful of companies lifted their payouts. We're now heading into another fallow period between earnings... Read more
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FOX Business
Senate committee to scrutinize DuPont-Dow mergerThe head of U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has called for hearings next month
Senate committee to scrutinize DuPont-Dow merger
FOX Business / Posted 10 minutes ago
The head of U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has called for hearings next month on the proposed merger between the DuPont Co. and Dow Chemical, as well as on broader issues of consolidation within the seed and chemical industry. Committee Chairman... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Steel giant hobbled by ball and chain ahead of crunch hearings on import protectionHaving been handed a R1.5-billion fine, the largest in South African competitio
Steel giant hobbled by ball and chain ahead of crunch hearings on import protection
Mail & Guardian / Posted 11 minutes ago
Having been handed a R1.5-billion fine, the largest in South African competition law history, serial offender ArcelorMittal South Africa (Amsa) has also agreed to limit its profits (earnings before interest and tax) on flat steel products over the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Murray Goulburn board milks it with big pay rise despite disastrous yearAfter a disastrous first year as a listed entity, Murray Goulburn directors rec
Murray Goulburn board milks it with big pay rise despite disastrous year
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 minutes ago
After a disastrous first year as a listed entity, Murray Goulburn directors received a 50 per cent pay hike last year. Got milk and staying mum: Murray Goulburn chairman Philip Tracy. Photo: Leanne Pickett After a disastrous first year as a listed... Read more
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FOX Business
JPMorgan Chase Is 10 Times Bigger Than You Think It IsImage source: Wikimedia Commons. Most people who follow bank stocks probably k
JPMorgan Chase Is 10 Times Bigger Than You Think It Is
FOX Business / Posted 11 minutes ago
Image source: Wikimedia Commons. Most people who follow bank stocks probably knowJPMorgan Chase(NYSE: JPM) is a big bank. It is, after all, reputed to be the nation's largest. But even people who are familiar with JPMorgan Chase may be surprised at... Read more
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FOX Business
Billionaires Pile into Activision Blizzard, Inc. But is it a Buy?Image source: Getty Images. Last quarter, billionaire investors that The Motle
Billionaires Pile into Activision Blizzard, Inc. But is it a Buy?
FOX Business / Posted 11 minutes ago
Image source: Getty Images. Last quarter, billionaire investors that The Motley Fool tracks loaded up on a net 27 million shares of Activision Blizzard(NASDAQ: ATVI), the video game developer behind hit franchises like Call of Duty and Destiny.... Read more
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